A Cyberinfrastructure platform to meet the needs of data intensive radio astronomy on route to the SKA

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  • AstroGrid-D: Grid Technology for Astronomical Science

    We present status and results of AstroGrid-D, a joint effort of astrophysicists and computer scientists to employ grid technology for scientific applications. AstroGrid-D provides access to a network of distributed machines with a set of commands as well as software interfaces. It allows simple u...

    Tags: data analysis, image processing, robotic telescopes, simulations, grid. arxiv, new astronomy, databases

    3250 days ago

  • Interactive Visualization of the Largest Radioastronomy Cubes

    3D visualization is an important data analysis and knowledge discovery tool, however, interactive visualization of large 3D astronomical datasets poses a challenge for many existing data visualization packages. We present a solution to interactively visualize larger-than-memory 3D astronomical da...

    Tags: instrumentation and methods for astrophysics (; distributed, parallel, cluster computing, arxiv, new astronomy

    3243 days ago